Waste Management

One Person’s Trash is Another’s … New Outfit


In this week’s podcast, ecoRI News intern and Brown University sophomore Rowan Sharp tells us where she got a new Italian wool sweater. Spoiler alert: It came from a Dumpster outside a Brown dorm. During what is unofficially known as “Brown Christmas,” students moving out of the dorms throw out tons of usable goods like that sweater. What is being done to stem the tide of usable goods being thrown away?

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One Person’s Trash Is Another’s…New Outfit


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